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Siphamia  Weber, 1909
Taxonomic Serial No.: 168350

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyApogonidae  – cardinalfishes, apogonidés, cardenales, poissons-cardinaux  
                                        GenusSiphamia Weber, 1909  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Siphamia cephalotes (Castelnau, 1875)  
                                           Species Siphamia corallicola Allen, 1993  
                                           Species Siphamia cuneiceps Whitley, 1941 – siphonfish, siphonfish 
                                           Species Siphamia elongata Lachner, 1953  
                                           Species Siphamia fistulosa (Weber, 1909)  
                                           Species Siphamia fuscolineata Lachner, 1953  
                                           Species Siphamia guttulatus (Alleyne and Macleay, 1877)  
                                           Species Siphamia majimai Matsubara and Iwai, 1958  
                                           Species Siphamia mossambica Smith, 1955  
                                           Species Siphamia nigra Fourmanoir and Crosnier, 1964  
                                           Species Siphamia ovalis Lachner, 1953  
                                           Species Siphamia permutata Klausewitz, 1966  
                                           Species Siphamia roseigaster (Ramsay and Ogilby, 1887)  
                                           Species Siphamia tubulata (Weber, 1909)  
                                           Species Siphamia versicolor (Smith and Radcliffe in Radcliffe, 1911)  
                                           Species Siphamia zaribae Whitley, 1959  

  Expert: Thomas H. Fraser  
  Notes: Adjunct Scientist, Mote Marine Laboratory, 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, Florida, 34236, USA   
  Reference for: Siphamia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Siphamia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Siphamia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Siphamia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Siphamia   

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